mountaineering Archive

November 2018

Guest Column

Photo: HRA athmandu is hosting the XII World Congress on Mountain Medicine 21-24 November, and the location is indeed appropriate […]
November 21, 2018

The imposing South Face of Gurja Himal in the Dhaulagiri Range rises narly 4km vertically from the valley below. Photo: […]
November 2, 2018

October 2018

Featured Videos

or many tourists trekking to Mt Everest Base Camp this autumn, the trip will be an adventure of a lifetime. The thin […]
October 5, 2018

August 2018

ucia de Vries first saw the majesty of the Himalaya in Gilgit of Pakistan 25 years ago, and fantasised about […]
August 31, 2018

HOME IN THE MOUNTAINS: Ted Atkins in Khumjung below three of the mountains he had climbed: Mt Everest, Lhotse and […]
August 21, 2018 Industrial fire today in Chabahil saw locals using their bare hands to fill buckets with muddy water. It took […]
August 6, 2018

June 2018

Rabin Giri in Khumjung, Himal Khabarpatrika 3-10 June Khunde Khumjung Village ew places even in the Nepal Himalaya have such […]
June 10, 2018

May 2018


As the 65th year of the first ascent approaches, the mystery of a specially blended Chivas Regal is solved YO […]
May 25, 2018

Outside In

The failure of oxygen cylinders this season on Mt Everest has forced expeditions to cancel their climbs EXPLOSIVE BREATHING: The […]
May 18, 2018

Pic: Gopen Rai ami Rita Sherpa (pictured above) broke the previous record by climbing Mt Everest for the 22nd time […]
May 17, 2018